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A few words from John Strak, the Editor of Whole Hog....

We have been publishing Whole Hog Brief every month since 1999 and there are several ways to access our charts/tables.

We put our Latest Headlines on the site from the most recent issue of Whole Hog Brief so you will know what we are covering this month - we suggest you register on the site and we will email you when these headlines are changed each month as new issues are published. You can also follow our Editor's Tweets by following @johnstrak

The Editor's Blog is refreshed 2 or 3 times a month depending on the news and we Tweet from @johnstrak when a new Blog is published - and we email those registered on our site. 

You can buy the latest issue of Whole Hog by visiting the Current Issue page in the shop.

You can buy back issues by visiting the different years detailed in the drop down link and archives in the shop through the link on our Main Menu.

Or you can become a Subscriber to Whole Hog by visiting the Subscription page in the shop where your payment will entitle you to twelve issues over the next year including the latest issue. If you change your mind and don't want to continue with a subscription we will give you a refund if you tell us the reason why you are not satisfied within 28 days.

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Read more about these options by visiting our Reading Whole Hog page

Dr John Strak, Editor Whole Hog


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Whole Hog Brief Issue 158, March 2008
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Whole Hog Brief Issue 158, March 2008

Price: £5.00

Canadian pig production slumps, Input costs keep Europe's cost of production high, Structural change hits North America - but is it enough?, More falls forecast for the UK breeding herd, Europe's modest price recovery continues, Canadian 2007 exports: pigs soar, pork falls, US pork exports end year on record high, Australian sow slaughter soars as imports rise, Japanese pork imports dip in November, South Korean pork imports soar, again, Company News from; Perdigao S.A., Maple Leaf Foods, and Cranswick, Global Pig Price Monitor for 17 countries